Montel James with career-high 22 points
Ramblers trying to snap four-game losing streak
Devon Turk leads LU with nine points
Ramblers trying to get back on winning track
Montel James leads Ramblers with 18 points
2013-14: Played in all 32 games all off the bench ... One of top reserves in the Missouri Valley Conference ... Named to Missouri Valley Conference All-Bench Team after averaging 8.7 points per game ... Was even better in conference play, averaging 9.1 ppg in 18 games ... Finished 4th in scoring among MVC players who started less than 20 percent of their team's games ... Finished fourth in the MVC in three-point field goals made (64, 2.0 3FGM/gm) and ninth in three-point field goal percentage (38.6%) ... His 64 three-pointers made are good for seventh on Loyola's single-season list ... Drilled at least one trey in 27 of 32 games and made three or more from downtown in 10 outings ... Scored in double figures in 12 games ... Poured in career-high 30 points on just nine shots (6-9 FGs, 5-8 3FGs, 13-13 FTs) in win over Missouri State ... Averaged 17.5 ppg over a four-game stretch from Dec. 23-Jan. 8 ... Drilled five treys en route to 17 points at Fordham ... Provided big lift with 14 points (5-8 FGs, 3-6 3FGs) in win over Bradley at Arch Madness ... Posted 13 points in 23 minutes at home against No. 3 Wichita State ... Recorded 17 points in season-best 34 minutes against UC Davis ... Put up 14 points and grabbed three rebounds in home win over Drake
2012-13: Led the Horizon League in three-point field goal percentage (.433) and his 8.7 ppg ranked second among all conference freshmen ... Set a Loyola record for three-pointers by a freshman (65) and that total also ranks sixth in single-season school history ... Appeared in all 31 contests and earned six starts ... Averaged 8.7 ppg and 1.8 rpg and scored in double figures on 15 occasions ... His 8.7 ppg average was the best by a Loyola true freshman since 2005-06 ... Pitched in 10 or more points off the bench on 11 occasions ... Hit at least one three-point field in goal in 29 of the team's 31 games and knocked down three or more triples 10 times ... Was at his best against teams from BCS conferences, registering 12.5 ppg while shooting a blistering 57 percent (12-for-21) from three-point territory ... Knocked down a triple in each of the first 10 games of the year and again in each of the final 13 contests of the season ... Contributed 16.7 ppg and buried 63 percent (12-for-19) of his triple tries during a three-game stretch, December 1-15 ... Pumped in 19 points, hitting 5-of-7 from beyond the arc, en route to 19 points versus Furman ... Followed that up with 10 points at No. 19 Michigan State ... Showcased his ability to score in bunches by totaling a season-high 21 points in only 24 minutes of action against Mississippi State ... In that game, he also tallied three assists, three blocks and a pair of steals, while sinking 5-of-7 three-point attempts ... Named Horizon League Co-Newcomer of the Week on December 17 thanks to that performance against Mississippi State ... Totaled 10 points off the bench to help the Ramblers to a win at DePaul ... Recorded 14 points and sank 4-of-6 from beyond the arc in a home loss to Wright State ... Scored in double digits in seven straight games, February 4-26 ... Put up 11 points in a near-perfect shooting performance (3-4 FG, 3-3 3 FG, 2-2 FT) and grabbed five rebounds at Wright State ... Produced 17 points in 25 minutes of action in a regular-season affair at Youngstown State ... Hit four three-pointers en route to 12 points at Detroit ... Started the final six outings of the season and averaged 9.2 ppg and 2.5 rpg during that stretch.
High School: Was one of the top shooters in the Houston area, and was versatile enough to play all three perimeter positions ... Helped a talented 2011-12 Westbury Christian Academy squad that also featured Baylor and South Alabama signees to the state championship game and a 29-4 overall record by contributing 16.0 ppg, 5.2 rpg and 4.1 apg ... Shot a sizzling 53 percent from three-point range and 48 percent from the field in 2011-12 ... First team all-state and all-conference selection ... Westbury Christian is one of the top prep programs in Texas, having won 16 of the past 22 state titles ... High school coach was Richard Law ... Played AAU for Texas D-1 Ambassadors.
Personal: Son of Derwin Fisher and Marienta Turk ... Born October 22, 1993 ... Majoring in management.
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